Receives Prestigious LinkShare 2010 Golden Link Publisher’s Choice Award and Innovative Advertiser of the Year Nomination

NEW YORK, July 1, 2010, a top ten online travel agency in North America, won the prestigious LinkShare 2010 Golden Link Publisher’s Choice Award and received an Innovative Advertiser of the Year nomination. These accolades are awarded to affiliate programs that push for the implementation of new technology, promote revenue-producing campaigns, utilize unique initiatives that have facilitated new partnerships, increased sales and delivered great ROI. The Publisher’s Choice Award is bestowed to the advertiser with the most votes from the LinkShare publisher community.

“We feel tremendously honored to have won the Publisher’s Choice Award and for the Innovative Advertiser of the year nomination,” said Betty Cheung, affiliate marketing director at CheapOair. “Our priority has always been to help our affiliate partners reach their revenue objectives, to support them every step of the way and to keep the channels of communication open. Winning the Publisher’s Choice Award confirms that we’re doing right by them to continue and grow those relationships.”

The CheapOstay hotels affiliate program, site powered by CheapOair, is also on the LinkShare network, providing competitive incentives and a wide range of hotel inventory to customers.

“Congratulations to on their success,” said Deepa Sureka, vice president of small business units at LinkShare. “Each year, LinkShare recognizes ecommerce leaders and innovators within our network with the Golden Link Awards. We are proud to have among our many valued clients.”

The 8th Annual LinkShare Golden Link Awards ceremony was held at LinkShare Symposium East in New York City on June 22, 2010 and brought together more than 400 advertisers, affiliates, OPMs and agencies.